East Bay Program Helps Thousands Of Kids Learn Coding SkillsChildren in the East Bay's Tri-Valley are learning coding, thanks to a community program started by this week's Jefferson Award winners, a mother and son from Dublin.
San Francisco-Based Holberton Coding School Facing Fraud Accusations From Former StudentsCoding schools are cropping up all over the country, touting a fast track to a six-figure software engineering job. But dozens of students at one Bay Area school say they got a bad deal.
'Hack' Creates Kids' Computer That Makes Learning To Code FunRoberta 'Beta' Antunes, CEO of Hack talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about a new computer for kids that makes learning to code fun.
Some Former Students, Employees Say Apple Co-Founder's Woz U Doesn't Live Up To PromisesAmericans are enrolling in computer coding "boot camps" in record numbers, but a CBS News investigation uncovers problems at Woz U, one of the field's newest and most recognizable programs.
Nonprofit Teaches Kids To Code For FreeTeenager Rushil Kapadia was shocked to find that even in Silicon Valley, many students do not get any exposure to gaming, coding or programming until high school or even college. So he did something about it.
East Bay Student Becomes Coding Whiz After Tough ChildhoodTechnology is more than a hobby for Abel Regalado. It’s his salvation.
Draymond Green Learns To Code At Oakland High School In Push To Bridge Digital DivideWarriors’ star Draymond Green was at Oakland High Wednesday to learn how to code in a push for quality computer science classes for all kids.
Apple CEO: More Computer Science, Coding Education NeededTeaching kids to code is just as important as teaching them any other language. And the younger they start learning it, the better, Apple CEO Tim Cook said Wednesday.
Students Rising Above Teach Low-Income Kids How To Code
Teenagers Create Free Program To Teach Other Kids Computer CodingMost high school students would rather spend their summer vacations far away from the classroom. But Jefferson Award winners Vineet Kosaraju and Nikhil Cheerla are choosing to go back to school, and this time they are the teachers.
Twin Brothers Teaching Millions Of Kids That Coding Can Be FunOne in ten elementary and middle school students are learning how to code, and thousands of instructors are learning how to teach programming, because of twin brothers with a single vision.
'The Last Mile' Transforms San Quentin Inmates Into Tech EntrepreneursUnlike the movie with the same name about a group of hopeless death row inmates, The Last Mile is the first-ever business incubator to operate behind bars.
Computer Coding Effective Against Gang Violence In San Francisco SchoolsComputer coding is helping at-risk sixth graders at James Denman Middle School in San Francisco learn math and science while also keeping them out of gangs.
Facial Recognition: The Emotional Key To The Next NBA Championship?The Milwaukee Bucks turned to a facial coding expert to read potential draft picks to determine if they have the right emotional attributes to help the team. The Bucks were so impressed with the work, they're now using the same technology to look at the whole team.
Just How Much Do Bay Area Coding Internships Pay?Across the board, employees are taking in high salaries, but one group in particular within tech is making almost unbelievable amounts of money—coding interns.